Harnessing Technology

Aligned to the Common Core State Standards

Getting Started...

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What are your personal goals for this session? What questions do you have?

Technology Integration, by Design

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Consider: How should goals shape our choices?

What tripwires can we put in place to encourage this?

Slides: Desired Goals

CCSS and an Emphasis on Digital Media

Slides: Tech and CCSS Links

Survey: Ever Changing World

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What do you wonder? Unit Framework Excerpt

  • How is technology used to meet CCSS standards?
  • What types of tools are most prevalent?
  • How are tools curated/organized?

The Need to Create

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How can we harness our students' cognitive surplus?

Are we inherently wired to participate?

Scavenger Hunt and Pitches

Your turn!

1. Set your learning goal.

2. Search this Pinterest board to find a relevant tool that ENHANCES learning.

3. Put your pitch in this Google Doc. Be prepared to share!